13.5" Blade Gurkha Issue WWI Kukri
This is 13.5" Blade Gurkha Issue WWI Kukri, the reproduction of old World War I Kukri. This Kukri is a very famous among Military Knife collectors because of the fact that the very design of this Kukri.
This is 13.5" Blade Gurkha Issue WWI Kukri, the reproduction of old World War I Kukri. This Kukri is a very famous among Military Knife collectors because of the fact that the very design of this Kukri was carried/used by the Gurkhas in hand-to-hand battle in the Jungle of Burma during world War 1st. This Kukri knife played a very significant role in creating the history of the Gurkhas. This Kukri was also great to use for any kind of heavy works. It can be used to chop wood, fire wood, bone, cleaning bushes. The blade is made of Highly Graded Carbon Steel and its highly polished. It is broad and more curved then Standard Kukris therefore it is perfect while use. The Blade, Handle, Scabbards and even small knives called Karda and chakmak are high end finished. The wooden display stand can be purchased with additional Charges. The Blade, Handle, Sheath and even small knives called Karda and Chakmak are high-end finished.
|Material Used||Highly Graded Carbon Steel 5160, refine water Buffalo Leather for Scabbard(outside) and water buffalo horn for the Handle, Pinewood for the Scabbard (inside), Brass, white metal and "Laha" ( Nepali Traditional Glue).|
|Blade Size and Type||13.5 inch (34.29cm), Hand Forged highly polished Blade.|
|Handle Circumference||4.5 Inch.|
|Handle Size and Type||4.5 inch (12.7 cm) tail tang water buffalo horn Handle.|
|Hardness of steel||Spine=22-25 RC, Belly=45-46 RC, Edge=58-60 RC.|
|Lower Spine||3 mm.|
|Upper Spine||6 mm.|